Matveev A.V.1,2, Krasheninnikov A.E.2, Egorova E.A.1
1 – V.I. Vernadsky Federal State Educational Institution of Higher Professional Education – Medical Academy named after S.I. Georgievskiy, Simferopol, Russia
2 – ANO National Scientific Center for Pharmacovigilance, Moscow, Russia

Macrolides are one of the groups of antibacterial drugs that are widely used to treat nosocomial infections. This review focuses on the safety of erythromycin. The main attention is paid to the study of prokinetic properties of erythromycin, its cardiotoxicity, and fetotoxicity.

Full text: Safety issues with erythromycin